- Cadillac Lyriq is a perfect representation of what the future of the brand will look like.
- The extremely elegant but flashy exterior and posh interior will attract new buyers.
- It is available in single-motor RWD or dual-motor AWD configurations with 308 miles (496 km) of maximum range on a single charge.
- Power and torque figures range from 340 hp / 440 Nm to 500 hp / 610 Nm.
The 2024 Cadillac Lyriq is an all-electric SUV that marks the brand’s foray into the electric future. Despite being the first EV from the American car marque, it is evident that it has worked hard to ensure that while the design language resembles that brand’s DNA, the interior and cabin layout are ultra-modern. This is visible via the colossal 33-inch curved display that forms the centre of attraction around which the cabin is designed. The prices range from US$58,590 to US$63,190.
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2024 Cadillac Lyriq – Specs
The electric SUV is based on GMC’s Ultium EV Battery Platform (same as Hummer EV) and is available in three variants – Tech, Luxury and Sport. One could choose between a single-motor RWD or a dual-motor AWD configuration. Lyriq is powered by a 102 kWh Li-ion battery pack that powers the electric motor(s). The range is almost similar in both AWD and RWD configurations at 307 miles (494 km) and 308 miles (496 km) respectively. Its power and torque figures range between 340 hp / 440 Nm and 500 hp / 610 Nm.
|2024 Cadillac Lyriq||Specs|
|Range (max)||308 mi (495 km)|
|Power||340 hp – 500 hp|
|Torque||440 Nm – 610 Nm|
|190 kW DC Fast Charging||10 mins for 77 miles (124 km)|
|Platform||Ultium EV Battery Platform|
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2024 Cadillac Lyriq – Dimensions
The luxury electric SUV has an imposing road presence on account of almost a 5 m length and spacious interior cabin with around 3.1 m wheelbase. It continues to be a large SUV that will surely make a lot of heads turn while it is being driven on the road.
|2024 Cadillac Lyriq||Dimensions|
|Length||4,996 mm (196.7 in)|
|Width (w/ mirrors)||2,207 mm (86.9 in)|
|Height||1,623 mm (63.9 in)|
|Wheelbase||3,094 mm (121.8 in)|
|Cargo Storage||793 litres (28 cu.ft.)|
Interior and Features
As mentioned previously, the centre of attraction inside the 2023 Cadillac Lyriq is its humungous 33-inch Curved LED Screen that consists of an Infotainment System as well as Driver’s Digital Gauge, Google Built-in Capabilities, 19-Speaker Premium AKG Audio System, Wireless Phone Charging and Apple CarPlay and Android Capabilities, 5G WiFi Hotspot, Fixed Glass Roof, Faux Leather Upholstery, Interior Lighting, Wood Interior, Heated Steering Wheel, Heated Front Seats, Cadillac’s Super Cruise Hands-Free Driving, 3,500 lbs Towing Capacity, Touchscreen for Rear Passengers, Advanced Road Cancellation Technology and more.
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Being a futuristic luxury electric SUV, the Lyriq comes packed with safety features to the gills. This includes Airbags for Front Impact, Side Impact, Overhead and Knee, Adaptive Cruise Control, Blind Zone Steering Assist, Enhanced Automatic Parking Assist, Forward Collision Alert, Front Pedestrian and Bicyclist Braking, HD Surround View Camera, Intersection Automatic Emergency Braking, Lane Keep Assist, Lane Departure Warning, Rear Pedestrian Alert, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Vehicle Diagnostics and more.